Events 2010

Global Transatlanticists Discuss Global Governance Challenges at the UN

Friday, April 16, 2010 United Nations/The Century Foundation To globalize the transatlantic debate, this year’s delegation of “Global Atlanticists” – comprising 25 representatives from the various political German factions in Parliament – for the first time came to the United more »

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Springtime for Disarmament: How Wide a Window for Nuclear Rollback

Monday, March 29, 2010 Friedrich Ebert Stiftung and The Century Foundation New York, Harvard Club This day-long conference focused on the challenges for nuclear disarmament on three levels: First, the implications of the current review of NATO’s strategic doctrine for more »

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The Global Economic Crisis and Its Impact on Civil Society Organizations

Side-Event to the Fourth High-Level Dialogue on Financing for Development Tuesday, March 23, 2010, 1:15 pm – 2:45 pm New York, United Nations Headquarters In the run-up to the Fourth High-Level Dialogue on Financing for Development, the FES and the more »

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Reviewing Nuclear Strategies: Implications for the NPT Review

Wednesday, 17 March 2010 New York, German Mission to the UN, 871 United Nations Plaza This expert-level roundtable discussion addressed whether the U.S. administration’s Nuclear Posture Review and NATO’s revised role for tactical nuclear weapons could turn into a window more »

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“What Role for the UN in Global Governance?”

Thursday, February 10, 2010, 1:15—2:45 p.m. New York, UNHQ—Delegates Dining Room We are threatened with a perfect storm of global crises, so intimately connected they cannot be resolved separately. The ecosystems on which we absolutely depend are being degraded at more »

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A Civil Society Forum on Social Integration “Copenhagen +15 – Achieving a Society for All”

2 February 2010, 10am – 5pm New York 2010 marks the 15th anniversary of the Commission for Social Development at the UN, which took place initially in Copenhagen in 1995.  This Forum showcases civil society’s views on  issues such as  more »

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Welcome Meeting for the Civil Society Forum on Social Integration

1 February 2010, 6 – 8pm New York In Anticipation of the 48th Commission for Social Development, the NGO Committee for Social Development, the Bahá’í International Community and the Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung host a Welcome Meeting for speakers and facilitators of the more »

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